Recent Cases

FFM20 v Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs [2021] FCAFC 156 (27 August 2021) (Rares, Stewart and Abraham JJ)


MIGRATION – application for extension of time to appeal against a migration decision – where applicant has been in immigration detention for more than 11 years – where applicant requires leave to argue a point on appeal which was not argued before the primary judge – whether proposed grounds of appeal are grounds which might have been met by evidence before the primary judge – whether the Minister would be deprived of the opportunity of adducing evidence on certain matters – application dismissed